The Rt. Hon Chuka Umunna MP visited Aston University on Tuesday 13th November 2012 to deliver a major policy speech for the Labour Finance and Industry Group (LFIG) Annual Lecture.
Chuka Umunna, Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Innovation & Skills visited leading research areas in the University including the European Bioenergy Research Institute (EBRI) and the Shell Eco Marathon Car - an award winning hydrogen powered car designed by Aston University Engineering students.
Chuka also took time to meet with Professor Tim Baines who is also the Director of a West Midlands European Regional Development Funded project to help manufacturers in the region adopt servitization.
The LFIG Annual lecture was attended by members of the association which included local MP Shabana Mahmood as well as staff and students from Aston University.